Botanical Name : CURCULIGO ORCHIOIDES
Family Name : AMARYLLIDACEAE
Common Name : COMMON CURCULIGO, GOLDEN EYE-GRASS
Part Used : Roots
Habitat : Throughout India
Uses : It grows as forest herb. Since generations, it is in use as folk medicine. In Ayurveda, root is heating, aphrodisiac, fatigue, alternative, fattening and useful in treatment of piles, appetizer, blood related disorders etc.
According to Unani system of medicine, root is carminative, tonic, aphrodisiac, antipyretic and useful in bronchitis, ophthalmia, indigestion, vomiting, diarrhoea, lumbago, gonorrhea, gleet, hydrophobia, joint pains etc.
Parts Offered : Roots